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United States Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen watches a welding student as she tours City Colleges of Chicago, College to Careers Program in Advanced Manufacturing at Daley College in Chicago, March 31, 2014. REUTERS/John Gress (UNITED STATES)

Manufacturing Policy

While doing photojournalism shoots were once common place, I’ve been focusing on other things. However, today was a fun foray back into journalism, covering a visit to Chicago by Fed Chair Janet Yellen.

Thankfully the press advance orchestrated this welding photo-op while we were touring a manufacturing community college classroom, because the overwhelming large amount of peopling walking around with her blocked us from making images that showed the machinery.

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"The Bean" in Chicago as seen September 21, 2011. Photo by John Gress

Chicago Architectural Tour

Recently I had the pleasure of illustrating an architectural tour of Chicago for the online newspaper The Daily. Playing tourist in the city I have called home for nearly 8 years was actually kind of fun.

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